This class is first in a series of Backyard Chicken classes this spring. Future classes will go more in depth into housing, health, egg production, manure management, breeding, and raising meat birds. All ages welcome!
Topics include an overview of:
- Your town’s rules and regulations for backyard chicken-keeping
- Getting started with chicks or hens
- Housing, feeding, and watering needs
- Weather and predator concerns
- And more!
Wed. April 2, 2014
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Ulster County Fairgrounds
4-H Youth Building
249 Libertyville Road
New Paltz, NY 12561
Register by March 28 – walk-ins are welcome but space is limited. Cost is $5 per person, or $10 per farm/family.
To register, fill out and send in registration form on our website at http://www.cceulster.org/2014%20Backyard%20Chickens%20APRIL%20Reg%20Form.pdf.
Additional support for this program provided by Local Economies Project of the New World Foundation
CCEUC provides equal employment and program opportunities. Please call our office at 845-340-3990 if you have any special needs.